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Activist: Baton Rouge Police Department has 'history of brutal force' - The Louisiana Record;

Activist: Baton Rouge Police Department has 'history of brutal force' - The Louisiana Record

The Louisiana RecordActivist: Baton Rouge Police Department has 'history of brutal force'The Louisiana RecordBATON ROUGE—The Baton Rouge Police Department has a history of heavy-handed tactics and excessive use of force that continues even in its treatment of protesters in the wake of the shooting of Alton Sterling, according to a community activist.and more »

Was Alton Sterling shooting appropriate use of force? Experts analyze video for Washington Post - The Advocate;

Was Alton Sterling shooting appropriate use of force? Experts analyze video for Washington Post - The Advocate

The AdvocateWas Alton Sterling shooting appropriate use of force? Experts analyze video for Washington PostThe AdvocateImage from video -- A second video shows the fatal shooting of Alton Sterling by a Baton Rouge police officer on July 5, 2016. prev. next. The two Baton Rouge police officers who shot and killed Alton Sterling early July 5 outside a convenience store ...and more »

Baton Rouge police officer died helping, funeral told - Taipei Times;

Baton Rouge police officer died helping, funeral told - Taipei Times

Taipei TimesBaton Rouge police officer died helping, funeral toldTaipei TimesMourners view the open casket of Baton Rouge sheriff's deputy Brad Garafola at his funeral in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, on Saturday. Photo: Reuters. The Baton Rouge sheriff's deputy killed on Sunday last week ran to help another officer when he could ...and more »

Baton Rouge pulls together after tragedy: Editorial - NOLA.com;

Baton Rouge pulls together after tragedy: Editorial - NOLA.com

NOLA.comBaton Rouge pulls together after tragedy: EditorialNOLA.comThe city of Baton Rouge has suffered unfathomable trauma and heartache since the beginning of July. Alton Sterling, a 37-year-old black man, was shot to death July 5 by white police officers in a convenience store parking lot where he sold CDs. Twelve ...and more »

'Courageous, compassionate, brave and benevolent' Baton Rouge sheriff's deputy killed in shooting rampage ... - New York Daily News;

'Courageous, compassionate, brave and benevolent' Baton Rouge sheriff's deputy killed in shooting rampage ... - New York Daily News

New York Daily News'Courageous, compassionate, brave and benevolent' Baton Rouge sheriff's deputy killed in shooting rampage ...New York Daily NewsThe Baton Rouge sheriff's deputy killed six days earlier was remembered as a man who ran to help another officer when he could have stayed safe in the convenience store where he was working off-duty. All 1,500 seats were filled in the Istrouma Baptist ...and more »

Huge crowds bid farewell to slain deputy Brad Garafola, dubbed 'Superman' by his children - The Advocate;

Huge crowds bid farewell to slain deputy Brad Garafola, dubbed 'Superman' by his children - The Advocate

The AdvocateHuge crowds bid farewell to slain deputy Brad Garafola, dubbed 'Superman' by his childrenThe AdvocateLaw enforcement officers salute as the horse drawn hearse slowly heads up Airline Highway during the funeral procession for East Baton Rouge Parish Sheriff's Deputy Brad Garafola from Istrouma Baptist Church to Greenoaks Funeral Home Saturday ...and more »

Effects, 'anxiety' of attack on Baton Rouge police rippling throughout Louisiana - The Advocate;

Effects, 'anxiety' of attack on Baton Rouge police rippling throughout Louisiana - The Advocate

The AdvocateEffects, 'anxiety' of attack on Baton Rouge police rippling throughout LouisianaThe AdvocatePolice motorcycles lead the procession to the cemetery after funeral services for Baton Rouge police officer Matthew Gerald at the Healing Place Church in Baton Rouge, La., Friday, July 22, 2016. Multiple police officers were killed and wounded Sunday ...and more »

Special UN representative hears complaints from Baton Rouge residents, advocacy groups on handling of protests - The Advocate;

Special UN representative hears complaints from Baton Rouge residents, advocacy groups on handling of protests - The Advocate

The AdvocateSpecial UN representative hears complaints from Baton Rouge residents, advocacy groups on handling of protestsThe AdvocateAdvocate photo by CAROLINE OURSO — Lubin Gilbert, 38, was one of many who attended the hearing on police abuse in Louisiana at the Southern University Law Center on Saturday. He was arrested during the protests that occurred in Baton Rouge after ...and more »

No surprise sheriff's deputy died helping fellow officers - Daily Mail;

No surprise sheriff's deputy died helping fellow officers - Daily Mail

Daily MailNo surprise sheriff's deputy died helping fellow officersDaily MailBATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — The Baton Rouge sheriff's deputy killed last Sunday ran to help another officer when he could have stayed safe in the convenience store where he was working off-duty, a minister said at his funeral Saturday. "It's a remarkable ...and more »

Five touching quotes, anecdotes from Baton Rouge officer Matthew Gerald's funeral - The Advocate;

Five touching quotes, anecdotes from Baton Rouge officer Matthew Gerald's funeral - The Advocate

The AdvocateFive touching quotes, anecdotes from Baton Rouge officer Matthew Gerald's funeralThe AdvocateBaton Rouge Police officer Matthew Gerald was one of three law enforcement officers killed Sunday by a lone gunman. Friends and fellow officers at Gerald's funeral Friday remembered him as the embodiment of the word patriot. Here are five of the most ...and more »

Five touching quotes, anecdotes from East Baton Rouge Sheriff's deputy Brad Garafola's funeral - The Advocate;

Five touching quotes, anecdotes from East Baton Rouge Sheriff's deputy Brad Garafola's funeral - The Advocate

The AdvocateFive touching quotes, anecdotes from East Baton Rouge Sheriff's deputy Brad Garafola's funeralThe AdvocateEast Baton Rouge Parish Sheriff's deputy Brad Garafola -- one of three law enforcement officers killed last Sunday in an attack by a lone gunman -- was laid to rest Saturday. Here are five quotes and anecdotes from his funeral that best sum up Garafola ...and more »

A Sorrowful Farewell To Baton Rouge Officer Matthew Gerald - Huffington Post;

A Sorrowful Farewell To Baton Rouge Officer Matthew Gerald - Huffington Post

Huffington PostA Sorrowful Farewell To Baton Rouge Officer Matthew GeraldHuffington Post“Being a cop wasn't just what he did, it was who he was,” the police chief said at the slain officer's funeral. By David Lohr. 230. BATON ROUGE, La. ― Matthew Gerald, a 41-year-old rookie police officer who was one of three lawmen shot to death last ...and more »

Remembering Brad Garafola: 'You are forever our Superman. Fly high' - The Daily Advertiser;

Remembering Brad Garafola: 'You are forever our Superman. Fly high' - The Daily Advertiser

The Daily AdvertiserRemembering Brad Garafola: 'You are forever our Superman. Fly high'The Daily AdvertiserLaw enforcement officers from across the country were among the several thousand mourners who attended the funeral Saturday of East Baton Rouge Parish Sheriff's Deputy Brad Garafola. Garafola, who was 45 and a 24-year veteran of the sheriff's office, ...and more »

Deputy Brad Garafola, Killed Protecting A Wounded Officer, Gets Hero's Send-Off - Huffington Post;

Deputy Brad Garafola, Killed Protecting A Wounded Officer, Gets Hero's Send-Off - Huffington Post

Huffington PostDeputy Brad Garafola, Killed Protecting A Wounded Officer, Gets Hero's Send-OffHuffington PostBATON ROUGE, La. — East Baton Rouge Deputy Brad Garafola died doing what he had done for years ― putting his life on the line to help others. The 45-year-old deputy was one of three men fatally gunned down in a July 17 ambush in Baton Rouge, ...and more »

A hero's goodbye: Family of Baton Rouge sheriff's deputy lay him to rest at emotional funeral after he was shot dead ... - Daily Mail;

A hero's goodbye: Family of Baton Rouge sheriff's deputy lay him to rest at emotional funeral after he was shot dead ... - Daily Mail

Daily MailA hero's goodbye: Family of Baton Rouge sheriff's deputy lay him to rest at emotional funeral after he was shot dead ...Daily MailMore than a thousand people have gathered to remember the fallen Baton Rouge sheriff's deputy who was brutally slain last Sunday. Brad Garafola, one of three law enforcement officers shot and killed by a lone gunman in an ambush and went down fighting, ...and more »

Hundreds honor Louisiana deputy who 'went down fighting' - SFGate;

Hundreds honor Louisiana deputy who 'went down fighting' - SFGate

SFGateHundreds honor Louisiana deputy who 'went down fighting'SFGateBATON ROUGE, La. — Hundreds of people lined up Saturday to pay their respects to the family of a Louisiana sheriff's deputy killed by a gunman six days earlier. Deputy Brad Garafola and two other Baton Rouge police officers were killed outside a ...and more »

Hundreds gather in Baton Rouge for funeral of officer killed in shooting - The Guardian;

Hundreds gather in Baton Rouge for funeral of officer killed in shooting - The Guardian

The GuardianHundreds gather in Baton Rouge for funeral of officer killed in shootingThe GuardianThe casket of Baton Rouge sheriff's deputy Brad Garafola is carried by police honor guard. Photograph: Jonathan Bachman/Reuters. Baton Rouge police shootings. Hundreds gather in Baton Rouge for funeral of officer killed in shooting. Law enforcement and ...and more »

Gov. John Bel Edwards praised for handling of Baton Rouge turmoil - NOLA.com;

Gov. John Bel Edwards praised for handling of Baton Rouge turmoil - NOLA.com

NOLA.comGov. John Bel Edwards praised for handling of Baton Rouge turmoilNOLA.comEast Baton Rouge Parish Sheriff Sid Gautreaux doesn't necessarily agree with John Bel Edwards on everything. Yet he had nothing but praise for the Louisiana governor's handling of the events in Baton Rouge over the past month. "I just cannot express to ...and more »

Funeral held for EBRSO Deputy Brad Garafola - WAFB.com

Funeral held for EBRSO Deputy Brad GarafolaWAFB.comFuneral services were held for East Baton Rouge Parish Sheriff's Office Deputy Brad Garafola, one of three officers fatally wounded in an ambush shooting last Sunday morning, July 17. A father of four, Garafola had been on the force since 1992. Deputy ...and more »

Mourners Share Memories of Fallen Baton Rouge Police Officer Matthew Gerald - Wall Street Journal;

Mourners Share Memories of Fallen Baton Rouge Police Officer Matthew Gerald - Wall Street Journal

Wall Street JournalMourners Share Memories of Fallen Baton Rouge Police Officer Matthew GeraldWall Street JournalBATON ROUGE, La.— Few of those who spoke at Officer Matthew Lane Gerald's funeral Friday, including the Baton Rouge police chief, managed to hold back tears as they recalled the former Marine and Army specialist killed Sunday by a gunman staging ...and more »